Atul sharma

Green Revolution

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 1,943 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    185
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    90
    miles
    traveled by carpool
  • up to
    413
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    4
    community events
    hosted or attended
  • up to
    10
    donations
    made
  • up to
    21
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    56
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    112
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    28
    pounds of paper
    have been saved
  • up to
    112
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    95
    miles
    traveled by foot
  • up to
    28
    pounds
    waste composted
  • up to
    2,444
    gallons of water
    have been saved

Atul's Actions

Create Your Own Action

Install a Toilet Tank Bank

I will reduce the amount of water flushed and save up to 11 gallons (41 L) of water a day or 330 gallons (1,230 L) a month by installing a toilet tank bank.

Completed
One-Time Action

Create Your Own Action

Try Carpooling

I will commute by carpool 5 mile(s) each day and avoid sending up to 10.06 lbs of CO2 into Earth's atmosphere.

COMPLETED 18
DAILY ACTIONS

Transportation

Walk Instead

I will walk 5 mile(s) each day instead of driving and avoid sending up to 0.0 lbs of CO2 into Earth's atmosphere.

COMPLETED 19
DAILY ACTIONS

Simplicity

Organize a Course

I will organize Ecochallenge.org's discussion course 'A Different Way: Living Simply in a Complex World' with my family, friends, co-workers, or classmates.

Completed
One-Time Action

Community

Raise Money For a Nonprofit

I will raise money to support Ecochallenge.org or another nonprofit.

Completed
One-Time Action

Waste

Carry my Trash

I will carry all of my unrecyclable, non-compostable trash with me to raise my awareness of how much I send to the landfill.

COMPLETED 19
DAILY ACTIONS

Water

Install a Low-Flow Showerhead

I will save up to 15 gal (56 L) of water a day or 450 gal (1,680 L) a month by installing a low-flow showerhead.

Completed
One-Time Action

Energy

Replace Manual Thermostats

I will replace manual thermostats with programmable ones.

Completed
One-Time Action

Community

Host A Watch Party

I will host a watch party to screen a documentary about an issue that matters to me.

Completed
One-Time Action

Transportation

Car Share

I will sign up for a car-sharing service or organize car sharing with my neighbors or classmates to cut down on the number of vehicles on the road.

Completed
One-Time Action

Transportation

Choose a Carbon Offset

If buying a plane ticket, I will also buy a carbon offset.

Completed
One-Time Action

Transportation

Improve a Bus Stop

I will improve a bus stop in my neighborhood by posting the stop schedule, adding seating or shelter, adding art or flowers, picking up litter, or some other small improvement.

Completed
One-Time Action

Energy

Upgrade My Windows

I will upgrade the windows or weatherstripping in my home or office to reduce air leaks and save on energy costs.

Completed
One-Time Action

Energy

Choose Clean/Renewable Energy

I will sign up for my utility company's clean/renewable energy option.

Completed
One-Time Action

Energy

Organize a Course

I will organize one of Ecochallenge.org's discussion courses, such as Powering a Bright Future, with classmate, friends, co-workers, or family.

Completed
One-Time Action

Waste

Prevent Recycling Contamination

Contamination prevents what is recyclable from being recycled. I will spend 2 minutes researching which materials are accepted by local haulers or drop stations in my community and recycle only those items.

COMPLETED 28
DAILY ACTIONS

Waste

Choose Two-Sided Printing

I will save up to .21 lbs (.09 kg) of paper per day by switching from one-sided printing to two-sided when I have to print documents.

COMPLETED 28
DAILY ACTIONS

Waste

Compost Food Waste

I will avoid sending up to .69 lbs (.31 kg) of food waste to the landfill each day by composting my food or learning how to.

COMPLETED 28
DAILY ACTIONS

Waste

Use Reusable Bags

If at all possible, I will not accept any disposable bags when making purchases.

COMPLETED 28
DAILY ACTIONS

Waste

Launch a Recycling Program

I will start a recycling program at my workplace, dorm, or elsewhere on campus.

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Organize a Course

I will organize one of Ecochallenge.org's discussion courses on food sustainability - 'Menu for the Future' or 'Hungry for Change' with my family, friends, co-workers, or classmates.

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Choose Organic Ingredients

I will enjoy 1 meal(s) cooked with organic ingredients each day.

COMPLETED 28
DAILY ACTIONS

Waste

Reduce Single-Use Disposables

Cheap, single-use items and disposable packaging end up blowing around as litter more often in poor and POC-majority neighborhoods. I will find out how I can limit single-use items and do my best to limit the waste I generate.

COMPLETED 28
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Reduce Animal Products

I will enjoy 2 meatless meal(s) and/or 2 vegan meal(s) each day this week.

COMPLETED 28
DAILY ACTIONS

Feed


  • Atul sharma 5/30/2019 4:09 AM
    save environment do tree plantation activity support to go green   

  • Atul sharma 5/28/2019 12:42 AM
    save water save tree save life


  • Atul sharma 5/24/2019 4:11 AM
    save water save tree save life

  • Atul sharma 5/22/2019 5:15 AM
    save water save tree save life


  • Atul sharma 5/14/2019 8:01 AM
    I only feel angry when I see waste

  • Atul sharma 5/14/2019 7:50 AM
    save water save environment

  • Atul sharma 5/14/2019 7:48 AM
    save water save environment
  • Reflection Question
    Waste Carry my Trash
    What one thing could you do right away to reduce your waste?

    Atul sharma 4/29/2019 4:37 PM
    climate change are projected to negatively affect 
  • Reflection Question
    Create Your Own Action Try Carpooling
    What are the factors that influence your choice of transportation? These can include things like money, time, and convenience, as well as perceptions of danger or safety.

    Atul sharma 4/29/2019 4:37 PM
    climate change are projected to negatively affect 
  • Reflection Question
    Transportation Walk Instead
    Half of all trips made in the US are three miles or less; 72% of them are driven. Does this statistic describe your own transportation habits? If so, how might you incorporate more muscle-powered transportation in your daily life?

    Atul sharma 4/29/2019 4:36 PM
    climate change are projected to negatively affect